Skyboo is a game that owes much of its worldwide appeal to the fact that it should be played not only within its laws but also within the spirit of the game. Any action which is seen to abuse this spirit causes injury to the game itself. The major responsibility for ensuring the spirit of fair play on the field of play rests with the captains and managers.

1.Skyboo  Field

S kyboo  field  is Divided into nine areas, the official field dimensions are L:100-150m by W:50-70m, taking up an area of about 5000m2 – 10,500m2.

2.Goal post dimensions

Goal post dimensions are 14-18 feet high with the top of the post scoring two points compared to one point anywhere else.

3.Number of players

Only 9-12 players may be part of any team at one time with  mutual  agreements.

4.Ball contact with body parts

Skyboo ball can be manoeuvred with any part of the body except for the hands. If a player is inside the Dee area (semi circle area around each goal post) they cannot kick the ball at the goal post to score, they can use head or  other  part of  body to get  points  or  they may only use the foot to pass the ball to other player that he can kick to ball from out side  dee  and  hit the  goal post and get  points.

5.Goalie or GloveMan

The only player on each team wearing gloves that can touch the ball with their hands but  can  not hold  the  ball.

6.Game Duration

A game will consist of two half each of  35-minute periods, another 35-minute period added in case of a tie at the end of the  1 game  and  1game  periods; players will need to win 2/3 games in order to be granted the victory.

7.Ball Size

Skyboo ball differs in size and weight from other sport balls bigger then  soccer balls

8.Legal point scoring

In order for one to score a legal point, the ball must hit the goal post and bounce back as opposed to the ball grazing the post and continuing forward which is not considered a legal point.

9.Penalty kick

In cases of any rough housing and fouling, the opposing player will be granted a penalty kick.If the ball is handled illegally (i.e. by hand ), a penalty will be granted to the opposing team at the area where the illegal handling.

10.Direct kick

Direct kick or  throw can  not  make points from  out side the  line .The  ball  must  touch  another    player inside the  ground.


11.Corner kick

On the corner kick  only  1 player allowed  on  each  team   and 1 player allowed to  kick the  ball  and the   rest of  the   players  should  stay  in  side the line